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Forum: SC 430 08-06-14, 02:18 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 568
Posted By Matthias
An old post from myself, but I have reason to:...

An old post from myself, but I have reason to: problem has finally been solved. After being back at the suspension shop once, twice at Toyota and another three times at Lexus I finally went to an...
Forum: SC 430 05-23-14, 01:30 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 3,040
Posted By Matthias
This quote of 18 h looks familiar. The suggested...

This quote of 18 h looks familiar. The suggested time needed to replace a header is for one side a bit above 8 hours, but you cannot just add the two sides, there are a lot of time savings once you...
Forum: SC 430 05-17-14, 11:34 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 3,040
Posted By Matthias
Bacardi what makes the Megan mounts...

Bacardi

what makes the Megan mounts superior? I like the company I have their cat-back exhaust.
Forum: SC 430 05-17-14, 08:50 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 3,040
Posted By Matthias
PP Header replace

I am not able to change the headers myself, but am very much interested to get them changed, has anyone used a shop to get them changed? How much have you been charged?
As my '02 shows signs of the...
Forum: SC 430 01-05-14, 07:05 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 503
Posted By Matthias
Yes, that is the best thread to describe the...

Yes, that is the best thread to describe the procedure and not too hard to do. I found to extend the wires of the radio harness by about 12 inches makes installing even easier.
Forum: SC 430 01-04-14, 01:35 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 503
Posted By Matthias
Problem solved, the "other" driver changed the...

Problem solved, the "other" driver changed the fader.......
Forum: SC 430 01-04-14, 12:55 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 503
Posted By Matthias
Possibly blown Amp

Before I take all apart I needed confirmation that the Amp is gone.

I have a 2002 where I replaced the head-unit with Pioneer together with a Beatsonic. All worked well until a few weeks ago I...
Forum: SC 430 08-20-13, 10:03 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,088
Posted By Matthias
Finally got the car lowered, thanks to our Toyota...

Finally got the car lowered, thanks to our Toyota dealer in Vegas. They surprisingly service/install Tein products.

The change was really good, much better than before. Have driven just a few...
Forum: SC 430 07-25-13, 05:43 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,088
Posted By Matthias
Thanks for the replies. First I'll try to get it...

Thanks for the replies. First I'll try to get it lowered. Looks better anyway.
Forum: SC 430 07-20-13, 08:05 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,088
Posted By Matthias
Tein CS Suspension Experiences SC430 '02

A while ago I had the Tein CS with an EDFC installed in my SC430, '02. I optioned not to get the car lowered as I have a driveway bump which was too high to clear (nowadays it has been lowered).
...
Forum: SC 430 06-20-13, 05:03 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,304
Posted By Matthias
You did a lot good things to your car. I was...

You did a lot good things to your car. I was surprised about the SRT numbers. Was that a difficult install? I am not sure, but maybe I read wrong: is there a chip involved to work with the existing...
Forum: SC 430 06-14-13, 05:31 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 822
Posted By Matthias
Sorry but should have mentioned I had put the...

Sorry but should have mentioned I had put the Tein in my SC430 of 2002. The suspension became somewhat stiffer although the softest setting you can choose with EDFC comes close to the softness a new...
Forum: SC 430 06-13-13, 06:01 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 822
Posted By Matthias
I had them installed last fall in my 2002. The...

I had them installed last fall in my 2002. The old suspension was just too soft. I like the setting and damping of the system quite a lot, brings it closer to a sports car feel. I also do use the...
Forum: SC 430 05-20-13, 07:13 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 568
Posted By Matthias
Finally not alone. There have been quite a few...

Finally not alone. There have been quite a few that changed to Coil Overs, I would suspect someone else might have the problem. As my car is part of the Airbag recall, I will ask them at the time the...
Forum: SC 430 04-09-13, 07:52 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,643
Posted By Matthias
I got it thru e-bay, vendor was performance parts...

I got it thru e-bay, vendor was performance parts or similar. Price was around 270$.
Forum: SC 430 04-09-13, 08:59 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,643
Posted By Matthias
I installed the Apexi. Works well and I liked...

I installed the Apexi. Works well and I liked that it has more settings than others and keeps them selected when you start your car again. Naturally, I use only one setting... Also very easy install!
Forum: SC 430 03-19-13, 06:29 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 713
Posted By Matthias
Yes, I got them online. I had purchased a 4...

Yes, I got them online. I had purchased a 4 corner kit, drilled/slotted from propartsusa.com. Kit included new brake-lines, too. I had it installed in my 2002 at Toyota.
Forum: SC 430 03-16-13, 04:14 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 713
Posted By Matthias
I have changed to StopTech rotors & pads front...

I have changed to StopTech rotors & pads front and rear and am much happier with the overall braking.
Forum: SC 430 01-08-13, 05:40 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 568
Posted By Matthias
VSC engages without reason

My SC430 '02 has developed a problem with the VSC. Unfortunately it s not the light but the VSC engages at slow speeds. If I accelerate from low speeds, engine does not rev up and the VSC lights...
Forum: SC 430 12-05-12, 06:21 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,564
Posted By Matthias
thanks Soaryn1981, will not help you any more....

thanks Soaryn1981, will not help you any more. sorry you don't understand English. I just have no photos.
Forum: SC 430 12-04-12, 07:15 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,564
Posted By Matthias
Install is actually as simple as I described...

Install is actually as simple as I described before, unplug the connector from the accelerator plug in the harness for the apexi. Plug in the car's original connector into the harness and make the...
Forum: SC 430 11-29-12, 06:50 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,564
Posted By Matthias
It is called the "Smart Accel Controller". You...

It is called the "Smart Accel Controller". You need the appropriate harness with it, easily found in their ordering page at the internet. Install is really quite easy, unplug the old accelerator...
Forum: SC 430 11-29-12, 06:42 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 5,038
Posted By Matthias
great idea & looks great! You mentioned you...

great idea & looks great! You mentioned you purchased a relay to avoid flickering, where did you get that one from and where did it have to go?
Forum: SC 430 11-25-12, 07:16 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,564
Posted By Matthias
I too have the Apexi installed and have to agree....

I too have the Apexi installed and have to agree. Very simple install and the benefits are great. I ran the switch all the way into the arm-rest I did not want to show another switch. Which level do...
Forum: SC 430 11-24-12, 05:45 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 23,904
Posted By Matthias
I did the install of the Pioneer with the...

I did the install of the Pioneer with the Beatsonic, everything works well and fits well, thanks to all the help here.
But now I would like to be able to control the Antenna so it not always is...
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